Gohain: If citizenship issue isn’t settled Assam can’t go forward
Guwahati, India - People in India's Assam state are on tenterhooks as authorities prepare to publish a government document aimed at identifying undocumented immigrants from neighbouring Bangladesh. The National Register of Citizens (NRC), last published in 1951, is being updated to determine who is a genuine Indian citizen and who is an undocumented immigrant. But activists complain that…
Cease and desist letter sent in alleged Muslim pool discrimination case
The pool employee who allegedly told children wearing hijabs that they could not go into a public pool has been reassigned as tensions over accusations in Delaware continue to make waves. The leaders of a Muslim children's summer camp joined with an advocacy group to sent a cease and desist letter to the Wilmington mayor's…
Predicting MLB Trade Deadline’s Winners and Losers Post-All-Star Break
0 of 8 Patrick Smith/Getty Images MLB trade season has kicked into high gear, as a pair of All-Stars have switched teams since Tuesday night's Midsummer Classic. First, the Los Angeles Dodgers sent five prospects to the Baltimore Orioles to plug their hole at shortstop with slugger Manny Machado, and Yusniel Diaz headlined the return…
Sweden Democrats: How will the far right perform in elections?
Sweden's far-right party has gained support in the polls as it pushes an agenda focused on refugees and migrants. The Sweden Democrats polled at a record high 20 percent in May, according to an Ispos poll in daily Dagens Nyheter, placing their chances at becoming kingmakers in the September 9 elections within the realm of possibility. While they…
‘We Used to Chase Girls. Now We Play Fortnite’: The Video Game Uniting MLB
Elaine Thompson/Associated Press MLB All-Star week is a lot of things. It's an annual celebration of the game's best players at the season's halfway point. It's a celebration of a sport during the dog days of summer. It's the excitement of the Home Run Derby. It's moments like Alex Rodriguez ceding shortstop to Cal Ripken…